The flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr John Dramani Mahama, will from today, begin a five-day campaign tour of the Central Region.
The former President as part of his tour will visit the family of the slain Member of Parliament for Mfantseman in Mankesim.
He is also expected to address chiefs and people in many constituencies across the region as well as meet with religious leaders, canoe owners, fishermen and fishmongers.
Mr Mahama will also interact with hawkers, market women, commercial drivers, identifiable groups, small scale miners, farmers, hair dressers and dress makers, among others.
He will focus on job creation, his plan to roll out Free Primary Healthcare up to the level of district hospitals as well as plans to provide opportinities and employable skills for the youth through state-sponsored National Apprenticeship Programme and Free Technical and Vocational Education and Training (T-VET).
Mr Mahama is expected to end his tour of the region on Sunday.